Praeleda compar Barrande 1881 (clam)

Bivalvia - Nuculida - Cardiolariidae

Alternative combination: Nucula compar

Synonyms: Nucula amica Barrande 1881, Praeleda amica Barrande 1881

Full reference: J. Barrande. 1881. Système Silurien de Centre de la Bohême. Volume VI: Acéphales. Système Silurien de Centre de la Bohême. Volume VI: Acéphales 1-342

Belongs to Praeleda according to J. Kříž and M. Steinová 2009

See also Barrande 1881, McAlester 1968 and Pfab 1934

Sister taxa: Deceptrix banksi, Deceptrix carinata, Deceptrix scofieldi

Ecology: facultatively mobile infaunal deposit feeder

Distribution: found only at Temporary outcrop just northwest of Běchovice (Ordovician of Czech Republic)

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